NASDAQ:RIOT - Riot Blockchain Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.35 -0.19 (-12.34 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 01:41 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.35
Today's Range$1.35 - $1.53
52-Week Range$1.35 - $46.20
Volume437,956 shs
Average Volume466,067 shs
Market Capitalization$19.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Riot Blockchain, Inc. focuses on building, supporting, and operating blockchain technologies, primarily through its cryptocurrency mining operations and other developed businesses, as well as joint ventures, acquisitions, and targeted investments in the sector. Its primary focus is on Bitcoin and general blockchain technology. The company leverages its expertise and network to build and support blockchain technology companies. It builds a cryptocurrency mining operation and operates specialized computers that generate cryptocurrency, primarily Bitcoin. The company also holds interests in various activities, including purchasing and selling cryptocurrencies; providing accounting, audit, and verification services for blockchain based assets, such as cryptocurrencies; and developing TessPay, a payments ecosystem for component and sub-component supply chain settlements, and other blockchain solutions for telecommunications companies. As of March 31, 2018, approximately 3,500 of the miners were installed and operating. The company was formerly known as Bioptix, Inc. and changed its name to Riot Blockchain, Inc. in October 2017. Riot Blockchain, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Castle Rock, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Diagnostic substances
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:RIOT
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.85
Quick Ratio0.85


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$170,000.00
Price / Sales115.15
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book Value$3.60 per share
Price / Book0.38


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.71)
Net Income$-19,840,000.00
Net Margins-882.55%
Return on Equity-91.55%
Return on Assets-66.37%


Outstanding Shares14,500,000
Market Cap$19.57 million

Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ:RIOT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Riot Blockchain's stock symbol?

Riot Blockchain trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RIOT."

How were Riot Blockchain's earnings last quarter?

Riot Blockchain Inc (NASDAQ:RIOT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 13th. The technology company reported ($0.99) EPS for the quarter. The technology company earned $0.02 million during the quarter. Riot Blockchain had a negative net margin of 882.55% and a negative return on equity of 91.55%. View Riot Blockchain's Earnings History.

When is Riot Blockchain's next earnings date?

Riot Blockchain is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Riot Blockchain.

What price target have analysts set for RIOT?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Riot Blockchain's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $4.00. On average, they expect Riot Blockchain's stock price to reach $4.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 196.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Riot Blockchain.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Riot Blockchain?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Riot Blockchain in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Riot Blockchain.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Riot Blockchain stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Riot Blockchain stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Riot Blockchain, Inc. leverages its expertise and network to build and support blockchain technology companies. It is establishing an Advisory Board with technical experience intending to become a leading authority and supporter of blockchain, while providing investment exposure to the rapidly growing blockchain ecosystem. Riot Blockchain, Inc., formerly known as Bioptix, Inc., is based in CASTLE ROCK, United States. " (11/30/2018)
  • 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "for a Exchange NASDAQ Value (M) $58.3 Market Cap (M) $100 Shares Outstanding (M) 13.4 3 Interest (M) 2.77 Cash (M) $41.7 Total Debt (M) $0.0 FY17 financial data, based on Bioptix consistent biotech- related losses, is not relevant to Riot’s current bitcoin/blockchain focus. FY19E not yet available given unproven digital currency exchange business model." (5/11/2018)

Has Riot Blockchain been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about RIOT stock has been trending positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Riot Blockchain earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Riot Blockchain's key competitors?

Who are Riot Blockchain's key executives?

Riot Blockchain's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher Ensey, CEO & COO (Age 37)
  • Mr. Sai Kit Chang M.B.A., Chief Financial Officer (Age 40)
  • Dr. Lyndal K. Hesterberg Ph.D., Consultant

Who are Riot Blockchain's major shareholders?

Riot Blockchain's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc (3.38%) and BlackRock Inc. (2.64%). Company insiders that own Riot Blockchain stock include Barry C Honig and John R O'rourke III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Riot Blockchain.

Which institutional investors are buying Riot Blockchain stock?

RIOT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc. and Vanguard Group Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Riot Blockchain.

How do I buy shares of Riot Blockchain?

Shares of RIOT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Riot Blockchain's stock price today?

One share of RIOT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.35.

How big of a company is Riot Blockchain?

Riot Blockchain has a market capitalization of $19.57 million and generates $170,000.00 in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-19,840,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.71) on an earnings per share basis. Riot Blockchain employs 9 workers across the globe.

What is Riot Blockchain's official website?

The official website for Riot Blockchain is

How can I contact Riot Blockchain?

Riot Blockchain's mailing address is 202 6TH STREET SUITE 401, CASTLE ROCK CO, 80104. The technology company can be reached via phone at 303-794-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Riot Blockchain (NASDAQ RIOT)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  296 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  262 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  558
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Riot Blockchain and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RIOT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RIOT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by Staff

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